The rape of Lucretia and the founding of republics : readings in Livy, Machiavelli, and Rousseau / Melissa M. Matthes.

The bonds among republican citizens are created, in part, through the stories told and retold as the foundational myths of the republic. In this book, Melissa Matthes takes advantage of the way in which republican theorists in different eras-Livy, Machiavelli, and Rousseau-retell the story of the ra...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Matthes, Melissa M., 1964-
Format: eBook
Published:University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press, ©2000.